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Circular High-performance Aza-Michael Polymers as Innovative materials Originating from Nature

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CHAMPION – a Research and Innovation Action (RIA) aiming to replace conventional polymers with novel bio-based polymers for their application in coatings, textiles, home care uses and structural adhesives - has been awarded  Horizon 2020 BBI JU funding. The CHAMPION project includes 14 partners from 6 European countries coordinated by the University of York.

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The CHAMPION project launched its 3.5-years activities in June 2020. Polymer-based products are essential to our modern lifestyle. CHAMPION is geared towards making them better-suited to modern expectations in terms of their sustainability credentials.


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Latest News 

From fundamental research to commercialisation

June 2021


CHAMPION project partner AVA Biochem partners with Sulzer Chemtech to take sustainable chemical production to commercial scale.

Good news for CHAMPION partner CIRCA

April 2021

CHAMPION project partner Circa Sustainable Chemicals Ltd share the exciting news about investment in its “first of its kind” European biorefinery.